Community announcements

Announcements from and for the global disaster risk reduction community.

These news articles request for your engagement as a member of the DRR community and invite you to participate in a specific effort or event.

Community announcement
All Caribbean countries are invited to respond to the call for early warning system good practices to improve information management and operational capacity.
Caribbean Disaster Emergency Management Agency
International Committee of the Red Cross
United Nations Development Programme (UNDP)
United Nations Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs
European Union
Community announcement
Climate emergencies are an urban reality today. The City Finance lab has launched a call for proposals for cutting edge climate finance solutions in European cities.
Climate-KIC, European Institute of Innovation and Technology
Community announcement
UNISA and CUT are calling for abstract submissions for contributions to planned books about cyclones, floods, and SDGs in South Africa.
University of South Africa
Chinhoyi University of Technology
Community announcement
The APRU and the IFRC are calling for submissions of research papers and case studies about success stories and investments in DRR.
International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies (IFRC)
Association of Pacific Rim Universities
Community announcement
PLACARD is calling for submissions of stories and images that deal with and encourage urban resilience around the world.
PLAtform for Climate Adaptation and Risk reDuction
Community announcement
Applications for the Allianz Climate Risk Research Award should be submitted by 02 September, 2019.
Allianz Group, Allianz SE
Community announcement
The Challenge Fund has launched a call for proposals to support Southern African countries to develop innovative agriculture risk financing tools.
Global Facility for Disaster Reduction and Recovery, the (GFDRR)
Community announcement
Concept notes for the development of climate risk insurance products can be submitted until July 12th.
InsuResilience Global Partnership
Community announcement
At the Global Platform, the prestigious RISK Award went today to Dundee University and Resilience Solution for pioneering floating houses in Bangladesh. The houses are designed so that a family of six can survive floods and still produce their own food. The prize money will be used to help bring the project to scale in the flood-prone areas of Bangladesh.
United Nations Office for Disaster Risk Reduction
Community announcement
The DRMKC is looking for external reviewers for their upcoming report "Science for DRM 2020: acting today, protecting tomorrow".
Disaster Risk Management Knowledge Centre

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